About Universal Fibers


Universal Fibers® strives to achieve partnered relationships with its customers throughout the world and believes that combining expertise in collaboration results in leading innovation across all industries.

Our diverse product offering utilizes a wide range of chemistries including Nylon 6, Nylon 6,6, PET and PTT, in both single colors and multi-end specialties. Universal Fibers’ solution-dyed technology allows to quickly and cost-effectively meet orders of all sizes and technical specifications with Universal Color®, an incredible palette of 284 trend-setting hues in support of industry professionals, globally.


Since its beginning in 1969, Universal Fibers® has built a worldwide reputation for fiber innovation in multiple chemistries. As the first to market solution-dyed fiber in a broad color pallet, Universal Fibers pioneered the production of uniquely colorful and high-performance, solution-dyed synthetic filament-based fiber. We continue to lead the industry with innovations including Thrive® and Refresh® using recycled carpet fiber diverted from landfills and Rise™ featuring Dupont™ Sorona® renewably sourced polymer.

Our Corporate Structure

Universal Fibers, Inc. is one of two business units within Universal Fiber Systems, LLC, with Premiere Fibers, Inc. the second business unit. Based in Bristol, Virginia USA with manufacturing facilities in Europe, Thailand and China, Universal Fibers, Inc. is a global leader in the production of high quality, solution-dyed synthetic filament-based fibers for the flooring, transportation and industrial fibers industries. Premiere Fibers, Inc. produces highly customized performance POY and FDY fibers for applications in industrial, military and apparel markets. Premiere Fibers is based in Ansonville, North Carolina USA with additional manufacturing in China, and distribution in Europe and Asia. 


Universal Color® defines the industry standard for best-in-class color and is designed to meet the precise color requirements of professionals from all industries and throughout all global regions with access to 284 colors and limitless possibilities.

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Universal Fibers remains steadfast in its commitment to provide the global marketplace with the most sustainable products and services in the fiber industry. 


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As the only fiber producer in the world providing an extensive selection of chemistries, Universal Fibers® is flexible in meeting the unique and individual needs of customers from diverse industries and global regions.

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